Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 366.9
Unspecified cataract
  • Short description: Cataract NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 366.9 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 366.9 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
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Convert to ICD-10-CM: 366.9 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM H26.9 Unspecified cataract
Approximate Synonyms
  • Anterior subcapsular cataract
  • Bilat cataract
  • bilateral cataract
  • Bilateral cataracts
  • Capsular cataract
  • Cataract
  • Cataract, posterior subcapsular
  • Left cataract
  • Posterior subcapsular cataract
  • Posterior subcapsular polar senile cataract
  • Right cataract
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 366.9:
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